PRESSURE COOKER

  • Police recovers 18 pressure cooker bombs, 45kg landmine in West Singhbhum June 25, 2014

    Jharkhand Police on Wednesday recovered a landmine and 18 pressure cooker bombs in West Singhbhum district, officials said. Police said a 45kg landmine was recovered from Tirilposi village in the district, around 170 km from Ranchi. It was later defused. Police also recovered 18 pressure cooker bombs from the house of Durga...
  • Investigators 'very close' in their pursuit of Boston bomber April 18, 2013

    Boston: In a potential breakthrough into the deadly twin bombings at the Boston Marathon, US investigators were "very close" in their pursuit of the bomber after footage from surveillance videos showed a man carrying and dropping a black bag believed to have held one of two bombs. Investigators were "very close"...
  • Boston bomb suspect spotted on video, no arrest made April 18, 2013

    Boston: Investigators have spotted a Boston Marathon bombing suspect from security video taken before two blasts ripped through central Boston on Monday, a US law enforcement source said on Wednesday, in what is potentially the biggest break in the case yet. No arrests had been made, and the suspect in the...
  • Boston: Lid of pressure cooker used blasts found April 17, 2013

    Boston: Over a day since twin blasts in the US city of Boston killed three people, the lid of the pressure cooker that was used in the bombings has been found on a rooftop. Two identical pressure cooker bombs containing BBpellets and nails were used in the attacks to cause...
  • Boston: Bombs were in cookers, says person briefed on probe April 16, 2013

    Washington: The explosives used in the deadly Boston Marathon bombing were contained in 6liter pressure cookers and hidden in black duffel bags on the ground, a person briefed on the investigation told The Associated Press on Tuesday. One of the explosives contained shards of metal and ball bearings, and another...